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devisor

[ dih-vahy-zer ]
/ dɪˈvaɪ zər /
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noun Law.
a person who makes a devise.
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Origin of devisor

1400–50; late Middle English (in general sense “one who devises”) <Anglo-French devisour (Old French deviseur). See devise, -or2
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British Dictionary definitions for devisor

devisor
/ (dɪˈvaɪzə) /

noun
property law a person who devises property, esp realty, by will
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